Abiy Ahmed & Co: Change And Euphoria In Horn Africa, And One Of The Most Unlikely Events Of The 21st Century So Far

Are Gulf powers pushing for the unification of the Horn of Africa under the leadership of Ethiopia, and the “De-Turkification” of Somalia?

Entebbe Makes Love When The Great Lakes Makes War: The Comeback Of A Lakeside City And Its Dark Secret

JUST WHEN WE THOUGHT THE CRISES in Central African Republic (CAR) and South Sudan couldn’t get worse, they did. From CAR, photos of a man, a deranged Christian called “Mad Dog”, cutting and eating up a dead Muslim in revenge

Guns, ‘Foreign’ Armies, And East Africa’s New Long Security Wall (What South Sudan Tells Us)

DAYS AHEAD OF THE SIGNING OF A TRUCE by the warring South Sudan parties in Addis Ababa last Thursday evening (January 23, 2014), Sudan (Khartoum) and Ethiopia criticised Uganda’s role in the crisis. It all started late December. As the East and Horn of Africa grouping, the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) met to find a solution to the South …